David J. Lovell

Associate Professor

1173 Glenn L. Martin Hall, College Park, MD, 20742          Phone: (301) 405-7995           Fax: (301) 405-2585               email:


Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering              Institute for Systems Research          Applied Mathematics & Statistics, and Scientific Computation Program            Engineers Without Borders


David J. Lovell received his B.A. degree in mathematics from Portland State University in 1990, his M.S. degree in Civil Engineering from the

University of California, Berkeley in 1993, and his Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1997.

He has been teaching at the  University of Maryland since 1997. His research interests  include transportation facility design, vehicle technology,

sensors, and air traffic management.  He held a visiting appointment at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology during the 2006-07 academic year.



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Upcoming events of interest:

7th International Conference on Research in Air Transportation

Tentative: June 20-24, 2016

Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA

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2015 regional conferences - blog graphic

EWB Regional Conferences

Various 3-day meetings through October and November, 2015

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INFORMS Important Dates

INFORMS Annual Meeting

November 1-4, 2015

Philadelpha, PA

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